The Portland Timbers knew a win in their last home game against Houston would go a long way to improving their playoff chances, and a loss would severely hurt those chances.  But the Timbers came out flat and would fall 2-0 to the Dynamo.

Match report:
http://timbers.soccercityusa.com/hou101411.htm

Photo gallery:
http://timbers.soccercityusa.com/hou101411-pics.htm

Timbers match report:
http://www.portlandtimbers.com/news/2011/10/recap-portland-falls-2-0-houston-regular-season-home-finale-jeld-wen-field

Match highlights:
http://www.portlandtimbers.com/videos?catid=1954&id=20016